The QC Board

President

Melissa Fox  - She/Hers

Melissa is the Chief Executive Officer of Queensland’s peak health consumer organisation Health Consumers Queensland.  She has held governance positions in the film and television industry and health consumer organisations, for almost twenty years, including most recently a three year term on the board of Consumers Health Forum (Australia’s peak health consumer organisation).  Her current appointments include the Queensland Clinical Senate and Chair of the Partnering with Consumers committee for the Australian Commission of Safety and Quality in Health Care.   She is passionate about health and social services being co-designed with and for those they are intended.  As a bisexual mother of two, she is particularly keen to strengthen cross-sector collaboration and support meaningful co-design of health and social services for bisexual, queer and lesbian people, queer parents and parents with transgender/gender questioning children.

Treasurer

Brydon Wang - He/Him

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Secretary

Scott Cobine - He/Him

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Northern Region Member

Janet Wilson - She/Hers

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Central Region Member

Bernard Gardiner - He/Him

Bernard has a Masters in Health Promotion from the University of the Sunshine Coast, and has completed a PhD within the Living Positive in Queensland Study at the School of Public Health, University of Queensland. Over the last 30 years he has been involved in various aspects of the global response to HIV, including serving for 3 years as General Manager of the Victorian AIDS Council and Gay Men’s Health Centre. At the international level he worked throughout East and South-East Asia via Australian Red Cross, and for seven years was Global HIV Programme Manager of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies based in Geneva, Switzerland. From that position he also managed the UNAIDS Collaborating Centre on HIV-Related Stigma in partnership with the Global Network of PLHIV.

Ordinary Member

(2Spirits Chair)

Dallas Hure-Little - He/ Him

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Southern Region Member

Lynnette Pirie - She/Hers

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Chief Executive Officer

Rebecca Reynolds - She/Hers

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